Brighton and Hove Albion FC

The Eagles versus the Seagulls: a derby with a difference

Posted on September 26th, by Nadim Lilani in Sport, Topical. No Comments

Crystal Palace became the first away side to claim a league victory at Brighton’s Amex Stadium on 27th September 2011. Nadim Lilani relives this triumph and explores the rivalry in more detail

Although Crystal Palace is one of Brighton’s closest rivals in geographical terms, the two clubs are still separated by some 46 miles. It is not always proximity that causes tension between sporting teams, … Read More »

Crystal Palace vs. Brighton and Hove Albion: Playoff Semi-Final Preview

Posted on May 9th, by Tom Lickley in Sport. No Comments

After a rollercoaster of a season even by the Eagles’ high standards, Tom Lickley previews the end of season Championship playoffs, kicking off on Friday 10th May against arch-rivals Brighton and Hove Albion at Selhurst Park.

The evening of Saturday 1st December was a glorious one for Palace fans. Having crushed rivals Brighton 3-0 in the ‘A23 derby’ (a media term seldom, if ever, used by … Read More »